With Roe seemingly doomed, Kansas fight over abortion takes on a new urgency

Former Democratic lawmaker Jennifer Day canvasses in Prairie Village to encourage voters to reject a constitutional amendment that would open the door for bans on abortion in Kansas. Photo credit Dylan Lysen/Kansas News Service.

By Dylan Lysen

Kansas Democrats and activists who want to protect the right to abortion recently ramped up their efforts to defeat a constitutional amendment in August in anticipation of the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of federal abortion rights.